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HP PC Hardware Diagnostics

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Software Author(s):

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hp device tests

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HP PC Hardware Diagnostics

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To install HP PC Hardware Diagnostics, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade HP PC Hardware Diagnostics, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall HP PC Hardware Diagnostics, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade hpdiagnostics -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade hpdiagnostics -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure hpdiagnostics installed
    name: hpdiagnostics
    state: present
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'hpdiagnostics' do
  action    :install
  version  ''
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: hpdiagnostics,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller hpdiagnostics
   Name     = 'hpdiagnostics'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = ''
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'hpdiagnostics':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install hpdiagnostics version="" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved by moderator TheCakeIsNaOH on 19 Mar 2021.


HP PC Hardware Diagnostics Windows is a Windows-based utility that allows you to run diagnostic tests to determine if the computer hardware is functioning properly. The tool runs within the Windows operating system in order to diagnose hardware failures.
For Windows 7, 8.1, and older versions of Win10 (this version is for older operating systems and must be updated manually to maintain the latest diagnostics, i.e. NOT the version updated with the Microsoft Store Application)
(before installation, make sure at least dotnetfx 4.5.2 is installed first)

$ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
$download       = ''
$checksum       = '22C97A9269395072950037B58C76AD63ACD702D7AEA3152DA2B24F6890EE554C'

$extract        = Join-Path $env:TEMP 'extract'
$packageArgsURL = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  url           = $download
  checksum      = $checksum
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
  unziplocation = $extract
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgsURL

$setup1         = Join-Path $extract 'setup.exe'
$installdir     = Join-Path -Path $env:LocalAppData -ChildPath "Temp\1\chocolatey" | Join-Path -ChildPath $env:ChocolateyPackageName | Join-Path -ChildPath $env:ChocolateyPackageVersion
$altinstalldir  = Join-Path -Path $env:LocalAppData -ChildPath "Temp\chocolatey" | Join-Path -ChildPath $env:ChocolateyPackageName | Join-Path -ChildPath $env:ChocolateyPackageVersion
$packageArgsExtract = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  file          = $setup1
  unziplocation = $installdir
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgsExtract
Get-ChildItem $installdir | Copy-Item -Destination $altinstalldir -Recurse -Force

$setup2         = Join-Path $installdir 'setup.exe'
$packageArgsInstall = @{
  packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
  fileType      = 'exe'
  file          = $setup2
  softwareName  = 'hp pc hardware diagnostics*'
  silentArgs    = "/qn"
  validExitCodes= @(0, 3010, 1641)
Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgsInstall

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